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Music transcends many barriers and boundaries. That is one reason you many people indicate listening to music as part of their likes on their online profiles. That is the case with many South Africans especially when it comes to Kwaito songs.
Time to dance to the beat
Its mid-year already, but music fans are still dancing to house songs that were released back at the start of Here's a rundown of the best South African house tracks released so far this calendar year. As we move towards year-end, we will keep an eye on any hot releases and update the list. The video for the song was released in August and is sitting on more than 1. DJ Zinhle is among the top artists in South Africa's house scene and the industry relies on her for top hits. Released in August, 'Umlilo' is nearing a million YouTube views.
This year saw the rise of the new house music subgenre amapiano in South Africa. While Amapiano is everywhere, it doesn't mean other genres aren't prospering in the country. From the conventional house of DJ Zinhle , the sung raps of Flame and The Big Hash , and the improvisational jazz of Spaza , among other exciting acts, South African artists ensured was yet another memorable year. OkayAfrica contributors Mayuyuka Kaunda and Sabelo Mkhabela pick 20 songs they feel were the best this year. For many people's ears, the new year will be ushered in by "Umlilo," another house track with a heavy vocal orientation.